Rashard Lewis and Nick Young each had 15 points to lead the Washington Wizards to their first win after eight consecutive losses, a 93-78 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Tuesday night.
After the worst start in franchise history, coach Flip Saunders left Andray Blatche and Lewis on the bench to start the game. It was the first time this season Blatche didn't start. Before...
Nick Young, Jan Vesely, Shelvin Mack, Chris Singleton and Jordan Crawford visited season ticket holders in the District, Maryland and Virginia on Monday afternoon, delivering those tickets in person and thanking the fans for their continued support of the team despite a dismal start.
Read full article >>
Playing without Michael Beasley on Sunday proved to be anything but disastrous for the Timberwolves, who defeated the Washington Wizards 93-72 in a game that was the best spotlight so far for the Timberwolves rookies.
Beasley did not travel to Washington after suffering a right mid-foot sprain against Cleveland on Friday. And though much was made of his absence, it proved almost...
Mike D’Antoni can rest easy, because Flip Saunders has officially taken over sole ownership of NBA coaches on the hot seat after the Sacramento Kings relieved Paul Westphal of his duties late last week.
And now Saunders has his players to thank for turning the heat up.
Over the last two weeks D'Antoni, Saunders, and Westphal were the three names most associated when...
Andray Blatche was just trying to help, trying to explain the reasons the Washington Wizards are 0-8 has nothing to do with coach Flip Saunders. And in doing so, he backed over Saunders with the bus. Here is the quote, via Ken Berger of CBSSports.com. “Flip is definitely doing his job,” Blatche said. “I just…
Rashard Lewis did not play for the Washington Wizards Sunday night and was not on the bench for the game. But on Monday everyone around the team has denied that it was due to fight between Lewis and assistant coach Sam Cassell that led Lewis to walk away for a night, as reported by CSNWashington.com.…
Rashard Lewis and Nick Young each had 15 points to lead the Washington Wizards to their first win after eight straight losses, a 93-78 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Tuesday night. After the worst start in franchise history, Coach Flip Saunders left Andray Blatche and Lewis on the bench to start the game.
Jan 10, 7:00 PM | Verizon Center
Toronto Raptors vs Washington Wizards Odds
The Raptors will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Wizards in Washington at Verizon Center on Tuesday in NBA action.
The Wizards currently sports a record of 0-8, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 2-6 ATS. The Raptors are 4-5...
Delivered to your inbox
receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web.
Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!
Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.